Fethiye is a city and a district of Muğla Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. It is one of Turkey's well-known tourist centres and is especially popular during the summer. The town serves as an excellent base for accessing some of the region’s ancient sites.
Fethiye has an excellent marina, good night life, a popular market and nearby Calis beach offers numerous water sports. Fethiye Museum, very rich in ancient and more recent artifacts, displays and testifies to the successive chain of civilizations which existed in the area, starting with ancient Lycia.
Things to See & Do
* Fethiye Museum
* Ölüdeniz Lagoon
* Cave tombs
* Lycian Sarcophagus
* Market place
Cruise Season – Feb to Dec
Currency - New Turkish Lira (YTL)
Language – Turkish
Population – 45,000 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT/UTC plus two hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 90
Port Location – The port is located in the downtown area of Fethiye.
Travel Links – Fethiye has direct bus connections to the towns of Marmaris, Bodrum, Antalya and Izmir.
Private cruise companies operate non-scheduled services to Marmaris and along the peninsula to Antalya.
The nearest airports served by international airlines are at Antalya or Dalaman.